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The Resource Brown Family papers

Brown Family papers

Label
Brown Family papers, 1824-1939
Title
Brown Family papers
Inclusive dates
1824-1939
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains Lyndsay Brown's papers from the Indianapolis High School Alumni Association, his account of the Ohio River flood in 1937, and information from The Old Seminary Boys Group. Also included are papers of Ignatius Brown regarding road construction in the Pleasant Run area of Indianapolis circa 1898; and Hiram Browns papers on water wheels and mills in Indianapolis
Biographical or historical data
Lyndsay Brown was an 1876 graduate of Indianapolis High School and later worked as an Indianapolis lawyer. He conducted an abstract of title business in Indianapolis from 1876 to 1926. He was the son of Ignatius Brown and grandson of Hiram Brown. Ignatius Brown was born on August 11, 1831. He attended Marion County Seminary and received the bachelor of law degree in 1852 from Indiana University. He married Elizabeth M. Marsee on May 5, 1857 and they had four children. Brown practiced law with his father Hiram until 1853 and then began his own practice. He worked to organize the first board of trade in Indianapolis. Ignatius Brown died in 1903.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown Family
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Lyndsay M
  • Brown, Ignatius
  • Brown, Hiram
  • Indianapolis High School (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Old Seminary Boys (Organization)
  • Floods
  • Lawyers
  • Mills and mill-work
  • Roads
  • Water-wheels
Label
Brown Family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/116
Instantiates
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17554289
Extent
1 manuscripts box, 1 volume
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247223074
  • (OCoLC)247223074
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.
Label
Brown Family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/116
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17554289
Extent
1 manuscripts box, 1 volume
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247223074
  • (OCoLC)247223074
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.

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